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What's going on here?

"What's going on here?" is a weekly column that appears in the Sunday business section of the Gwinnett Daily Post. If you see a construction site and don't know what's being built, call Douglas Sams, business reporter, at 770-963-9205, ext. 1321, or e-mail him at doug.sams@gwinnettdailypost.com.

- Where: Intersections of Ga. Highway 120, or Duluth Highway, Ga. Highway 316 and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road

- What: After clearing the first 10-plus acres of this new shopping center earlier this summer, developers have leveled most of the rest of the nearly 26-acre tract. The name of the project is Village Shops at Creekside, according to plans submitted to the Gwinnett County Planning and Development Office. However, developer Flexxon Ltd. declined to say whether it has tenants ready to lease space.

- When did construction start: A permit to begin clearing the land was issued Feb. 28.

- When will construction end: Flexxon Ltd. declined to say.

Other construction

- The second phase of Thornhill Commons, a subdivision built by Bowen Family Homes, is being built on Ga. Highway 120 between Boggs Road and Northbrook Parkway. The first homes could be up for sale by spring.

- Duke Realty will put a three-story, 80,000-square-foot office building in The Business Park at Sugarloaf, located on Sugarloaf Parkway near the Arena at Gwinnett Center. Duke will probably break ground on the building in November.

- Portrait Homes is building 130 townhomes and Southeastern Property is building 76 two- and three-bedroom condos at Ga. Highway 120 and Purcell Road. The development will be called Orchards of Sugarloaf Parc.

- At least 160 single-family homes are being built by Kalidescope Land Development on New Hope Road one mile east of Simonton Road.

- A new upscale nightclub will renovate the now-closed Georgia Theater Company movie theater near Gwinnett Place Mall.

- Empty lot at the former Gwinnett Plaza shopping center on Satellite Boulevard in Duluth will become part of an expansion of Gwinnett Place Ford.

- Satellite Park is a joint development between Gary Holding Corp. and Crescent Development Inc. Crescent is building office town houses on 11 acres at Satellite Boulevard about half a mile north of Old Peachtree Road.

- Gwinnett County Congregate Personal Care Home is building a 103,000-square-foot building at Five Forks Trickum Road and Ronald Reagan Parkway.

- Hedgewood Properties is building nearly 160 residential units within walking distance of downtown Norcross on Thrasher Street near Rock-Tenn. Co.

- Sage Software is building its regional headquarters on North Brown Road next to BioLab Inc.

- The former Buffalo's Cafe at Ga. Highway 120 and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road will be turned into a Hooters restaurant.

- A residential development with 353 homes and townhomes called Three Bridges is being built at Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and Suwanee Dam Road.

- A new Sonic fast-food restaurant will be built on Riverside Parkway in Lawrenceville beside the QuikTrip gas station.

- The newest branch of the Gwinnett Public Library will be built at 700 Grayson Parkway between Barnett and Rock Springs roads.

- Wood Crossing Plaza is being built at the Mall of Georgia on Woodward Crossing Boulevard. It will be a strip center with Men's Classic Warehouse as its anchor tenant. Tenants should be able to move in this month.

- New offices are being built at Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and Reps Miller Road. Construction will end early next year.

- Medieval Times will build a nearly 90,000-square-foot castle/restaurant in an anchor spot vacated by The Home Co. at Discover Mills Mall. It is slated to open in summer 2006.

- Wesleyan school is building tennis courts on Spalding Drive to open in the fall.